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The following is a rundown of various local businesses and services’ hours of operation during the Easter long weekend.
The list is far from complete. If you want your service or business to be included in The Brandon Sun’s next holiday hours listing, email your hours of operation a few days in advance to night editor Tyler Clarke at firstname.lastname@example.org, with "Holiday Hours" in the subject line.
The Brandon Sun will not publish a newspaper on Good Friday or Easter Monday. However, reporters will be on duty and posting stories online throughout the long weekend, including Monday.
City of Brandon
Brandon City Hall (410-Ninth St.), the A.R. McDiarmid Civic Complex (638 Princess Ave.), and the Civic Services Complex (900 Richmond Ave. East) will be closed on Friday, April 19 to observe Good Friday and on Monday, April 22 in lieu of Easter Sunday. All three facilities will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, April 23.
City of Brandon refuse and recycling collection on Friday will occur as per its normal schedule. The Eastview Landfill’s Easter Long Weekend hours of operation are as follows: Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 6:45 p.m., Monday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Brandon Transit routes will NOT operate on Friday or Sunday; however, buses will run regular hours of operation on Saturday and Monday. The Brandon Transit Information Office on Rosser Avenue will be closed on Friday and Monday. Brandon Transit routes and schedules can be found by visiting http://www.brandontransit.ca/routes-schedules.
Brandon’s Community Sportsplex will remain open and operational throughout the Easter weekend. Visit https://mycommunity.brandon.ca/ for a complete list of facility hours and available programming.
For any after-hours public works emergencies, call the City of Brandon Public Works After-Hours Line at 204-729-2285.
• The Real Canadian Superstore (920 Victoria Ave.) will be closed Friday and Sunday, open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and Monday.
• Sobeys Extra Brandon South (1645 18 St.) and Sobeys Brandon West (3409 Victoria Ave.) will both be closed Friday and Sunday, and open regular hours Saturday and Monday from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
• The Co-op Marketplace (1035 Richmond Ave.) will be closed Friday and Sunday, open 8 a.m. 10 p.m. Saturday and Monday.
• Safeway in the Corral Centre will be closed Friday and Sunday, open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and Monday.
• The Walmart Supercentre in the Corral Centre will be closed Friday and Sunday, open Saturday and Monday 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
• Brandon’s three full Liquor Mart locations and one Express location will be closed Friday and Sunday, open Saturday 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Monday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
• The Keystone Beer Company (1865 Brandon Ave.) will be open 10 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, Sunday from noon to 8 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m.
• City Centre Hotel vendor (15 10 St.) will be open Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 2:30 a.m., Sunday 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. and Monday 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.
• Beer Warehouse (Victoria Inn, 3550 Victoria Ave.) will be open 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday and 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Monday.
• The 40 (210 18th St.) will be open noon to 2 a.m. on Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Saturday, noon to 7 p.m. on Sunday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Monday.
• Newmount Medical Walk-in Clinic (624 18th St.) will be open from noon to 4 p.m. on Good Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. on Easter Sunday. Newmount Medical Walk-in clinic will resume regular hours from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday.
• The Brandon Clinic (620 Dennis St.) will be closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday, open Monday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Brandon Clinic West (2835 Victoria Ave.) will be open Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Monday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Wheat City Clinic (1711 Kirkcaldy Dr.) will be closed Friday and Sunday, open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.
• The Western Medical Clinic (2425 Victoria Ave.) will be closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday and open Monday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
• Rosser Medical Group (841 Rosser Ave.) will be closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and open Monday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Trinity Medical Clinic (335 18th St.) will be closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday and open Monday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Meredith Medical Clinic (1340 10th St.) will be closed all four days.
There are too many pharmacies to list, so it’s best one contacts their pharmacy of choice for their hours of operation. However, Brandon’s Shoppers Drug Marts are known for remaining open. The store at 139 Victoria Ave. E. will be open 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. Saturday and Monday and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday. The Shoppers Mall location will be open 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
Other things to do
• The Brandon Public Library (Unit 1, 710 Rosser Ave.) will be closed Friday, Sunday and Monday, open Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• Brandon Shoppers Mall will be closed Friday and Sunday, open 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Monday.
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